Christoph has profound experience in advising clients on public and private M&A transactions, international group reorganizations and ongoing legal advice. His particular focus lies on stock corporation law, board advice and corporate governance aspects.

Prior to joining Orrick, Christoph was Managing Associate at the Frankfurt and Munich offices of Linklaters LLP.

  • Christoph's recent experience includes advising:

    • A life science fund on the sale of its stake in a Biotech company
    • Investors on the financing round at a Biotech company
    • OSRAM Licht AG on the legal spin-off of its lighting business into an independent legal structure as well as on the sale of its lighting business Ledvance to a Chinese consortium, comprising the strategic investor IDG Capital Partners, MLS CO., Ltd., a producer of LED applications and the financial investor Yiwu State-Owned Assets Operation Center*
    • HgCapital on the acquisition and sale of SimonsVoss to Allegion*
    • B/E Aerospace, Inc. on the spin-off of its consumables management segment businesses to KLX Inc. and certain legal aspects of the internal corporate restructuring related to same*
    • Volkswagen AG on the public takeover of the German truck manufacturer MAN SE and the conclusion of the profit and loss pooling and domination agreement with MAN SE*
    • Siemens AG on its joint venture Primetals Technologies Ltd. with Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. in the field of metallurgical industry*
    • Siemens AG on the merger of its wind power business with Gamesa*
    • Squeeze Out of the minority shareholders of HYMER AG*
    • various listed and non-listed companies on corporate governance and board matters

    *completed whilst at a previous firm